Piero Novelli

Group Executive Board - Portrait Piero Novelli

Italian, born 1965

Member of the UBS Group Executive Board since 2018

Function at UBS Group AG

Co-President Investment Bank

Year of initial appointment to UBS Group AG and UBS AG: 2018

Professional history and education

Piero Novelli is co-President Investment Bank of UBS Group AG and UBS AG and became a member of the GEB in October 2018. He was appointed co-Executive Chairman Global Investment Banking, Corporate Client Solutions, in 2017, and the year before became sole Global Head Advisory Services including Global Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A). Mr. Novelli rejoined UBS in 2013 as Chairman Global M&A as well as Group Managing Director. From 2011 to 2012, he was Global co-Head of M&A at Nomura, having worked as Global Head M&A at UBS between 2004 and 2009. Before that he worked for Merrill Lynch and held the position of Head of European M&A and Head of European Industrials. Mr. Novelli holds a master‘s degree in management from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Università degli Studi di Roma.